Building on a Degree

A business degree at the University of Central Florida led to a job at a busy building subcontractor in Orlando. Here's a typical day

When deciding to submit my resume for the account administrator position at Spraggins Builder Services after graduation, visions of uneducated old men filled my head. That's what I thought tile, carpet, and wood flooring were all about. Much to my surprise, from the moment I walked into the office I was greeted with a young, vibrant, college-educated staff that seemed genuinely happy to be working in such a fast-paced industry.

The culture at Spraggins is almost a perfect blend of the family-oriented mom-and-pop small business and the detail-oriented, structured nature of a large corporation. With the help of its emphasis on family and the community, Spraggins has positioned itself as the largest flooring services provider to the largest production builders in central Florida.

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